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Historic Fisherman's Wharf is the classic San Francisco experience where you will find a range of hotels, specialty restaurants, famous attractions, unique shops, breathtaking scenery and entertainment for the whole family.
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Jefferson Street, Between Hyde and Powell Streets, San Francisco, CA 94133
Fisherman’s Wharf
+1 415-673-3530
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All reviews seafood sea lions street performers clam chowder souvenir shops boudin bakery sourdough bread tourist area ghirardelli square walk around great place to visit cable car the golden gate bridge wharf tourists alcatraz bay
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent walk to the seashore in December 25 last. We visited the aquarium of the bay, bought in the shops of Pier 39, watched the sea lions, street performers or had lunch in any of its restaurants delicious food with seafood. You will really spend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Veri S
Reviewed yesterday

This summer we were here to catch the ferry to Tiburon! You can see Alcatraz and take the ferry there for a tour - but book fast! There are loads of food options - great ice cream. Don't be fooled by the people in 'famous...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank marsigorman
Reviewed yesterday

Gotta take a pic under the famous sign. It is on your way to the trolly car station and Ghirardelli's chocolate.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LakeladyOrlando
Reviewed yesterday

Great attractions and great food. We really enjoyed our day here. Great street entertainment and things to see and do.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Howard E
Reviewed yesterday

Walking around the Wharf area is nice but expect to see alot of touristy/trashy stuff. Do not waist alot of time here. One walk through will do.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank a b
Reviewed yesterday

Fisherman`s Wharf has become increasingly "touristy" over the years but, if you look past this there is still plenty to enjoy. The atmosphere is friendly and welcoming, splashes of colour and culture on display, lots of terrific eateries, art, buskers, people from across the globe....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank daf57
Reviewed 2 days ago

By pass here and go to Pier 39 instead. This place is interesting but old and dirty. It is hard to walk by the stands without someone trying to sell you something. Their fresh food was not protected and the floor or side walk was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bill B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I should have expected Fisherman’s Wharf to be as touristy as it was. The food was average however a drink in one of the bars overlook San Francisco made the visit a bit more palatable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank claudiamB7305SE
Reviewed 3 days ago

Some amazing seafood especially to be had here. The immediate area near the waterfront tends to be a little grubby looking due to food being dropped by tourists and the seagulls depositing the 'finished product'

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Maurice K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great fish food but they have other varieties, family atmosphere, safe for families with small children

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank richard g
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Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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4 December 2018|
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Response from 135Mayur | Reviewed this property |
Shops at Pier 39 on Fisherman's Wharf are open on Christmas eve. Most shops are closed for Christmas. However, you will find many things to do at Fisherman's Wharf - walk in the park nearby, see the sea lions off the Pier 39... More
1 September 2018|
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Response from se50820 | Reviewed this property |
It’s 3,6miles.
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Response from B612YTthomasr | Reviewed this property |
Most hotels in San Francisco are pet friendly. It is a very pet friendly city.